Rochelle will join a panel discussing the 50th Anniversary of the Kerner Commission Report at a symposium at 11 a.m. at Morgan State University. The event will be followed by similar symposiums at West Virginia and Brigham Young universities to gain perspectives from an urban HBCU, a rural predominantly white college and a faith-based university.
Rochelle will host a conversation at 3 p.m. about her book “The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery” and efforts to improve race relations in northern Oakland County. It will be held at the First Congregational Church,1315 Pine St., in Rochester. This is a follow-up to the “Race in our Communities” town hall meeting held at Oakland University September 24.
Rochelle will host a conversation about her book “The Burden: African Americans and the Enduring Impact of Slavery” and the state of race relations in America at 2 p.m. at the African American Museum of Dallas, 3536 Grand Avenue, Dallas.
Rochelle will present “The Burden” at the Grand Rapids Public Library at 7 p.m. For more information, visit the library’s page.